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7 Ways to Keep Weeds from Taking Over Your Garden

Along with the beautiful, long, and sunny days of summer, come a few less than welcome guests: weeds. Taking care of them can be a...
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Lawn Care! How natural lawn care can be simple and easy…

Pacifica Blog Post   LAWN CARE: The natural cycle of cold weather grasses in the PNW is to go dormant in summer. A year round...
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New Work Wednesday

The mason is nearly finished with the patio and Victor, our carpenter, is starting the next stage.
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New Work Wednesday

A paver patio in progress.  Our craftsmen treat every job as if it is their own.
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Family Night at Swanson’s Nursery

What better way to spend a summer evening with family than Family Night at Swanson's Nursery, next Thursday, August 17. Live music, food, and kid's...
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New Work Wednesdays

A simple white and green palette against a hardwood screen works with the tile for a sophisticated urban courtyard
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Pick of the week: Perennial Garden

This perennial garden has been in several years and the grasses and sedums blend seamlessly with the woodland setting.
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New Work: Textures

We love textures- here the roughness of cedar against smooth Mexican beach pebbles and sand blasted concrete.
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Pick of the week: Lenten Rose

Helleborus orientalis as known as a “Lenten rose” is a late-winter blooming perennial that grows large, cup-shaped, rose like flowers. The flowers usually form 1-4...
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Pick of the week: New Zealand Flax

Phormium tenax also known as a ‘New Zealand flax’ is an evergreen that is grown for its attractive foliage. The flax grows sword-shaped, linear bright...
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